Senior Network Engineer

at Megan Förg Consulting
Location Pinelands, Pinelands, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Science & Engineering
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR

Description

 

Description

Senior Network Engineer

 

 

 

Location: Pinelands, Cape Town

 

 

 

Salary: R840k per annum

 

 

 

About the Role:

 

 

 

Opportunity available for a Senior Network Engineer

to assist in running the daily operations in the Network Operations Centre. The

team is responsible to support and maintain an efficient communications

infrastructure for internal and national communication to customer sites and

devices.

 

 

 

 

 

Requirements:

 

 

 

Networking qualification required: Minimum CCNP

 

 

 

Minimum 5 years’ experience in Core network

functions and operations (BGP and OSPF protocols in an MPLS network)

 

 

 

Knowledge of network security and Fortigate

firewall configuration, management and support

 

 

 

Strong knowledge of Linux operating systems, VMware

infrastructure, as well as routing

 

 

 

Strong knowledge of open-source applications e.g.

Open VPN, FRR, Freeradius, open DNS

 

 

 

Scripting knowledge e.g. Python an advantage

 

 

 

 

 

Duties:

 

 

 

Allocating network resources and maintaining

company LAN and WAN

 

 

 

Installing, supporting and maintaining new server

and communications hardware and software infrastructure

 

 

 

Setting up Radius, DNS, VMware Hosts (ESXi), Secure

Web Servers

 

 

 

Setting up VPN’s

 

 

 

Implement routine and preventative measures and

maintaining and monitoring network security, including firewalls

 

 

 

Maintain detailed schematics and documentation of

all infrastructure and related systems

 

 

 

Research new technology and components

 

 

 

Assist with the formulation of new

design/technological concepts for the business

 

 

 

Design, simulate, test and implement

design/technological concepts

 

 

 

Identify cost-saving initiatives

 

 

 

Assist pre-sales with special projects

 

 

 

Test/qualify solutions against international

standards

 

 

 

Assisting internal colleagues in the investigation

of networking and system-related problems and solutions

 

 

 

Real-time investigation and fault-finding

communication problems for external and internal clients

 

 

 

  • Up-skill junior members of the team

 

Interested candidates can send their CV

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